Entries by MHANI Staff

After a Suicide Death Workshops

Back by popular demand! STOP Suicide Northeast Indiana & Barb Smith Suicide Resource & Response Network presents TWO different workshops for professionals: Workshop #1 (First Responders) SUICIDE EDUCATION AND DEATH NOTIFICATION FOR FIRST RESPONDERS This workshop will prepare first responders to work with families in the aftermath of a completed or attempted suicide. Learn about […]

13 Reasons Why

The new Netflix series called 13 Reasons Why, which depicts a young person’s suicide, is the new ‘hottest’ show for some groups of young people. There are concerns about the way suicide is portrayed (stigmatized, inevitable, failure of helpers) and also that it could trigger those who are already struggling or have struggled with suicide […]

safeTALK Suicide Prevention Training

Most people with thoughts of suicide invite help. Often these opportunities are missed, dismissed, or avoided—leaving people more alone and at greater risk. safeTALK prepares you to help using TALK (Tell, Ask, Listen & KeepSafe) to identify and engage people considering suicide and to connect them with help and care. Questions? Call the trainer, Colleen […]

Toolkits Now Available

STOP Suicide Toolkits Now Available For the past two years, STOP Suicide Northeast Indiana has been developing two resource guides, or toolkits, intended to help individuals and families who have been affected by suicide. After a suicide attempt or loss, families are often left with little information about resources available to them after such a […]